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Average Hourly Rate for Fort Bend County Employees

Employees of Fort Bend County bring in an average of $13.60 per hour — $20.75 for overtime. Fort Bend County paychecks are largely negotiated based on your experience level, though your city is also considered. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

Employer: Fort Bend County
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[-]Paramedic (2)
$10.97 - $21.99  
[-]Paramedic (2)
Hourly Rate$10.97 - $21.99  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach around $13.30. By and large, the biggest segment of Fort Bend County's workforce (40 percent) have been working for five to nine years and take home $15.28 per hour.


Paramedics earn the highest median pay at $14.20.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach approximately $14.20 for Basic Life Support Instructors; non-accredited workers make much less. Becoming an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialist can certainly pay off here; those folks make $14.20. The best paid folks at Fort Bend County have an Associate's Degree, earning about $12.75 per hour.


The highest paying skill to have in this role seems to be Project Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $16.40. A garden variety skill at Fort Bend County is Microsoft Excel; more than a third of Fort Bend County's people use it regularly. A typical employee's toolkit also contains Emergency Medical Services , Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

The company rewards more than half of workers with paid vacation time and nearly all workers with paid sick leave. Health insurance is part of the package for a majority of workers, and for more than half of workers, dental coverage is too. Perks also include defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, life insurance, and a defined benefit retirement plan.

Key Stats

44 %
56 %
Hourly Rate
Hourly Rate
$14 - $21
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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